Relay squad finished ninth, one spot from honors
The Illini will compete in four events at the national meet
Illini assistant coach named Midwest Men's Assistant Coach of the Year
Orange and Blue finish highest since 2000 season
Pole vault crew score 16.50 points on Friday
Photos from the Illini Open on Jan. 12, 2013
2013 Track and Field
2012 Track and Field
Indoor: Participated in the 400m and 600m ... Ran a personal best 600m time of 1:20.05 at the Big Ten Championships ...Placed first at the Illini Open in the 400m with a time of 49.85 ... Participated in five meets.
2011 Track and Field
Indoor: Competed in the 600m and 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Championships ... Set a season-best 600m time of 1:21.27 at the Illinois Intercollegiate ... Recorded his best 800m mark of the season at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... Won the 600m and was part of the winning 4x400m relay squad at the Illini Open.
2010 Track and Field
Indoor: Ran the third leg of the 4x400m relay that scored at the Big Ten Championships with a fifth-place finish and time of 3:14.21 ... Took 13th in the 600m at the Big Ten Championships with a personal-best time of 1:20.20 ... Placed third in the 400m at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic with a time of 49.77 ... Ran the 500m and 800 at the Meyo Invitational and the 600 yards at the Iowa State Classic.
Taylor's Personal Bests
Updated July 2013